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Jul 2, 2011 3:44pm EDT
quote about experiences in africa, big game hunting. and writing for an audience that was growing and growing, it was a very successful magazine. by the end of the 1930s he was appearing monthly in a magazine that had a readership of about a million men. so this is a period that helped to create that persona, that masculine persona where he was writing of himself for men about his adventures and it contributes to these apocryphal stories that are out there. >> before our next call we would like to you listen to ernest hemingway's voice. this is a little clip of him talking about the many places where he's written in his career. let's listen. >> beside the fifth column, i wrote the killers, today is friday, and indians, part of the sun also rises and the first third to have and to have not in matry. it was always a good place for working. so was paris and so were key
Jul 10, 2011 6:30am PDT
had no hope in romania. >>> how these christians responded to their needs. a new nation born in africa, welcome to "christian world news" george thomas and wendy griffith on assignment. public of south sudan seceded from the north on july 9th. part of the 2005 peace agreement that ended a 20-year world war. more than 2 million people died. the south population is heavily christian and black african, 2 groups targeted by bashar. >> joining us in gary lane. i know you covered the civil war and witnessed the suffering of christians. what does the independence mean to them? >> they have been fighting for 22 years for independence. 2 million died, another 4-5 million left homeless. they have suffered. this is the moment they have been waiting for. they wanted to stop the advance of islam into the south. many were forced to attend mosques and learn islam. this way they can practice their faith freely. >> speaking of faith, this group of people are mostly christian. >> as muslim was atempeding to reach them, this is a christian group call the sudan people's liberation army. they stood up agai
Jul 24, 2011 10:00am PDT
quote abernethy and it is good to have you with us. africa is now facing one of the worst food crises in more than 50 years. the united nations this week said that tens of thousands of people are believed to have died in somalia alone. many more have fled to neighboring countries, kenya, and ethiopia where drought has caused life-threatening food caused shortages as well. international relief and faith-based groups have issued urgent pleas for more funds. religious leaders, including
Jul 18, 2011 5:00am EDT
, "bbc world news." >> there is $20 million more than the world gives the sub saharan africa in aid. we had a good discussion today about how we can build on the agreement, and i said how britain will support this, investing in projects to build the key tray corridors and simplify and speed up border crossings. as the president has said, we also had important discussions on developments in the middle east, in north africa, and in zimbabwe. we share the same strategic vision. we believe people's legitimate aspirations for a job and a voice must be met with reform and openness, not with repression and violence. on libya, i thanked president zuma for south africa's support in securing united nations security resolution 1970 and 1973 and voice leadership in the african union on this vital issue. now, it is no secret that we have disagreed on some aspects of how to respond to violence in libya, but we are agreed on the immediate imperative that all sides must take every effort to avoid the loss of civilian life. we agree on the process needed that the only safe and peaceful solution lies thr
Jul 3, 2011 12:00am PDT
about south africa where you grew up and about your mother who's been this heroic, constant figure in your life. >> the broad. >> the broad. the other broad. >>> let me just give it to you straight. the truth is, i'm a hooker. i'm trying to clean my life up here, you know, go straight and christian and all. so, if there's anything that you can help me with -- >> i see you've been convicted of a felony. >> yeah, but see that was because -- >> that doesn't even matter because the best you'll get is factory work. hey, todd, do we even have factory work? >> i'm sorry. look, i'm just trying to talk to you woman to woman truthfully. you know? hey, hey, hey! >> that was charlize theron as eileen warner in "monster." that wasn't just heralded as a great movie. i read serious critics in america saying it was one of the greatest performances in the history of acting. an amazing thing to say about a young actress in your position then, but it was an astounding film. and so visceral and raw, that character, and when you look back on it now, and obviously brilliant for you in your career, but t
Jul 12, 2011 6:00pm PDT
tour of africa starting with kenya. thin she goes on to enroll and nigeria. berlin has revealed a new africa policy. -- she then goes on to angola and nigeria. >> pineapples before they are exported. this factory was set up for a development fund from israel and germany. this is a typical example of the one-way street approach to development policy taken by germany over the past decades. now, that is about to change. >> the new approach has been created in such a way that it is developing africa. we're helping afghan and only want to know how we can spend german taxpayer money. rather, we want african nations to tell us their own development plans and where there is private capital and investment from germany. >> for the first time, the plans have been approved by all government ministries. this has been welcomed by the opposition. criticism remains. >> the development of africa's economy is not the main focus, they only want to cooperate with german business interests and i don't think that that should be part of our concept. >> the man spearheading the development efforts does not s
Jul 17, 2011 12:00am PDT
was raised by a broad. some of that rubbed off. >> a girl who went from a farm in south africa, won an oscar, brutally honest role as a serial killer. tonight, the as you have probably not seen her before. >> wow, i didn't even know you fancied me. that's amazing. >> charlize theron. this is "piers morgan tonight." let's start with the obvious question. how do you actually pronounce your name? >> charlize theron. >> that's the american way. >> yes. yes. it's how -- it's what i thought would be easier for people. >> what is the correct south african, dare i say it, african's way of pronouncing this? >> charlize theron. >> sexier. say that again. you obviously were raised south african and presumably came to l.a. with a broad south african accent. and then you quite consciously went and taught yourself how to speak in an american accent, right? >> yeah, i mean, look, it was kind of -- i was kind of pushed into a corner. i started going out on auditions. and the feedback was always, she's really great but can she do it in an american accent. my english was very poor. and i still, you'll hear, i
Jul 24, 2011 2:30am PDT
). >> the name of this instrument is called cajon. >> (speaking spanish). >> in certain places in africa this instrumentality existed. >> (speaking spanish). >> and the percussionist will play with their hands and their feet. >> (speaking spanish). >> with the african slave trade he used to be in the ports. this type of boxes. >> (speaking spanish). >> so they were sit over these big boxes and play over them. >> (speaking spanish). >> but for the blacks these type of instruments were not allowed to be played because they were too loud and for the church they will provoke movement that was not appropriate. >> (speaking spanish). >> they could also work as a form of communication with the drumming patterns. >> (speaking spanish). >> this was what was going on in africa. >> (speaking spanish). >> and from some of the sounds they used to play that we almost lost all of them we still have some that he remembers. >> (speaking spanish). >> for instance -- >> (speaking spanish). >> this means "attention be alert. something is going to happen". >> (speaking spanish). >> wake up. wake up. >> wa
Jul 10, 2011 10:00am PDT
of the background success in so much of africa. >>> i'm fredricka whitfield. here's an update of some of the top stories we're following. president obama and a bipartisan group of congressional leaders will meet at the white house tonight. they will try to get the derailed deficit talks back on track. negotiations broke down yesterday over republicans' refusal to consider tax hikes as part of the plan. and the final edition of "the news of the world" was published today. the 168-year-old british newspaper has been closed after outrage over a report that it hacked the phones of a missing teenager and politicians. owner rupert murdoch arrived in london today in a bid to limit damage to the rest of his media empire. >>> and the shuttle "atlantis" arrives at the international space station one last time a short time ago. the astronauts were welcomed aboard by the station's current crew. they have brought along a year's worth of supplies, and it's going to take them about a week to unload all of it. >>> join me for more news at the top of the hour. back to "fareed zakaria: gps" in a moment. >> okay.
Jul 10, 2011 7:00am PDT
that in that kind of reporting, we miss a lot of the background success in so much of africa. [ bird chirping ] ♪ [ doug ] i got to figure this out. ♪ [ dr. ling ] i want to spend more time with my patients. [ jim ] i need to build a new app for the sales team in beijing. [ mrs. davis ] i need to make science as exciting as a video game. ♪ [ jim ] i need to push out a software upgrade. [ dr. ling ] review ms. cooper's history. [ doug ] i need to cut i.t. costs. [ mrs. davis ] i need to find a way to break through. [ jim ] i need to see my family while they're still awake. [ dr. ling ] see if the blood work is ready. [ doug ] i need to think about something else when i run. ♪ [ male announcer ] every day, we set out to do more than the day before. at dell, everything we do, from solutions to services, gives you the power to do just that. ♪ so i.t. professionals can be more productive... business leaders, more innovative... doctors can be more connected to patients... and teachers have the power to make a difference. dell. the power to do more. >>> i'm candy crowley. here are today's
Jul 11, 2011 6:30pm PDT
came back from nigeria; you're very involved of course in africa. what is reallythe potential of africa, with regards of sources of labour or natural resources, they call africa the sleeping giant; but will it ever wake up? >>of course it was once thought that asia was forever going to be somnolent and impoverished and asia definitely woke up and became the centre of the world economic growth. africa needs to do the same, can do the same. africa's growth right now is not at asian levels, but it's rising. africa's growth is now at about 6 percent per year; it's really the best since independence half a century ago. asia's success is translating into african economic growth; so we're seeing a kind of re-constituting of indian ocean trade i call it. linking east asia, south asia, east africa, and actually west africa as well. africa has lots of natural resources, it's got great agricultural potential, it's got a lot of poverty; it needs to start speeding up which it's doing, but there's a lot of fragility. one should understand also africa will definitely play a larger role in the world si
Jul 10, 2011 10:00am PDT
quote africa, severe drought and rising food prices have led to wide-spread famine. 12 million people are affected and tens of thousands have fled
Jul 2, 2011 9:00pm PDT
, i accept that. we'll take a short break. when we come back, i want to talk to you about south africa where you grew up and about your mother who's been this heroic, constant figure in your life. >> the broad. >> the broad. the other broad. my doctor told me calcium is best absorbed in small continuous amounts. only one calcium supplement does that in one daily dose. new citracal slow release... continuously releases calcium plus d for the efficient absorption my body needs. citracal. you want that? you want a warm, super-delicious strawberry toaster strudel yeah but now i have nothing to eat sure you do. hey! you can have the pop tart! pillsbury toaster strudel. the one kids want to eat pillsbthis past year alone there was a 93% increase in cyber attacks. in financial transactions... on devices... in social interactions... and applications in the cloud. some companies are worried. some, not so much. thanks to a network that secures it all and knows what to keep in, and what to keep out. outsmart the threats. see how at cisco. britta olsen is my patient. i spend long hours w
Jul 1, 2011 4:00am PDT
of communication with the drumming patterns. >> (speaking spanish). >> this was what was going on in africa. >> (speaking spanish). >> and from some of the sounds they used to play that we almost lost all of them we still have some that he remembers. >> (speaking spanish). >> for instance -- >> (speaking spanish). >> this means "attention be alert. something is going to happen". >> (speaking spanish). >> wake up. wake up. >> wake up, wake up. (speaking spanish). >> and this are some of the drumming patterns that have been rescued by the cultural association. >> (speaking spanish). >> the african and review itse s size. >> (speaking spanish). >> to the actual size that he has. >> (speaking spanish). >> the reason why this drum was reduced in its size it was the intention of hiding it from the dominant class so they will not be oppressed by playing it. >> (speaking spanish) (drums). >> (speaking spanish). >> for these wonderful instrument called cajon it's put into different styles. also the cajon today is incorporated intd international music. >> (speaking spanish). >> (drums). (music).
Jul 31, 2011 10:00am EDT
the dictatorship, a veritable tsunami that began in the maghreb had swept through north africa to the middle east congealing alas as i write this in the stubborn bloodstained areas of yemen and libya. i can see an enabling role in this human transformation but i insist on the lion's share of myself. the eruption of the vitals of chain is deemed the revolutionary outbreak by some of us call it popular upper risings to which have other names and some is known and understood as all as simply freedom. finally, even freedom has a rich and varied menu. not without it, rationalization there is freedom to accept domination, freedom to accept power's control over individual choice, will, including even exercise of fort. some scripture actually propose that freedom cannot only be found in the act of smick. green tracks have been devoted to our thesis. seminaries of every form of religious podium. the freedom to listen also to the mockery of one's voice bouncing back and diminishing echoes from walls controlled by the power. and freedom to walk within the proximity of walls rather than on the outside. freed
Jul 20, 2011 5:00am EDT
to cut short a trip to africa to come before politicians with increasing criticisms over its personal link to the scandal. >> and i'm david eades. the other headlines this hour. history repeating itself. famine is declared in parts of sow modelya. somalia. also serbia's arrested its last war crimes fugitive. >> well, it feels like the morning after the night before. a huge day of drama. much anticipation yesterday of course with rupert murdoch, the chief of news corp being grilled by the committee with a mixed reception. more on that later from us here at westminster. but in the coming hours, david cameron, the british prime minister is to be grilled by m.p.'s. he's had to cut short a trip to africa in order answer questions. and the british affairs committee questioning tops as they produced a pretty damning report. >> david cameron arrived home late last night having cut short his trip to africa. this morning he'll find a damning report from the way britain's biggest police force has dealt with the phone hacking scandal. they are accused of a catalog of failures and a scathing repor
Jul 26, 2011 6:00pm PDT
mass killer says that his client is living in a bubble. the airlift of food to east africa is postponed. can israeli musicians ever performed a fog near peace in germany? -- a wagner piece in germany? is he insane? so far, it appears that way. that is what the lawyer for anders breivik says about his client. >> the see of flowers continues to swell. norwegians are still trying to come to terms with their loss. they are still bewildered that one man could cause such destruction. >> i don't think that there is a punishment that matches the cruelty and evil of this man. it is up to the courts to decide. >> this is anders breivik leaving his closed door hearing. he confesses to the killing but he does not consider himself guilty of a crime. his lawyer thinks he is insane. >> he believes that he is in a war. he believes that when you are in war, you can do things like that without being guilty. >> police are combing this farm where anders breivik is believed to have planned his attacks. the government has defended the country's security services. they have been criticized after breivik was f
Jul 19, 2011 5:00am EDT
] the prime minister is cutting short his trip to africa. he will make a statement to the comments tomorrow. david cameron is fending off accusations that his his decision to hire one person was a colossal error of judgment. >> there are issues raised about the press. you expect leadership from the prime minister. >> a former reporter on the newspaper explained that one person knew about the hacking. police say there are no suspicious circumstances. the timing of the tragedy is one more twist in this extraordinary story. >> i am joined by a deputy prime minister. thanks for joining is. your phone has been hacked. you have been on the warpath on this story. is it going to be pure theater today? >> i have been trying to fight this for three years. they kept denying that it happened. i hope the committee today, which has a typical job, to get them to tell the whole truth and not just bits of it. >> what about some being sanctimonious about the whole thing? >> i was in government and was constantly concerned how leaders get in this enterprise. [unintelligible] there were those in the minority.
Jul 27, 2011 6:00pm PDT
and famine in east africa. the un begins air lifting food into somalia. more democracy. the response to last friday's attacks in norway. the clock is ticking as london gets ready to host the 2012 summer olympics. the food is finally coming in. the united nations has begun airlifting food to eastern africa, trying to ease what is being called the world's worst humanitarian crisis. 12 million people from somalia to kenya to ethiopia are threatened by famine. hundreds of thousands are in camps, waiting for something to eat. >> emergency food supplies are on their way from kenya to somalia. the u.n. says it is faster to deliver aid by air than by road. the packets contain food rich in protein and energy. they are meant for severely malnourished children. >> there are 110 within the next few days, and 80 after that. we're sending it to supplementary feeding centers. >> every minute counts. this young boy desperately needs food. his mother brought him from somalia to the refugee camp in kenya. he is almost one year old, but ways just 3 kilograms, like a newborn. >> he should be 8 kilos to 9 kilos.
Jul 28, 2011 6:00pm PDT
. the united nations extends airlift's to other regions in east africa as it fights the ban. and out of the water -- germany pulls out of the world swimming championships in shanghai. well, the next few hours will be crucial to the solvency of the united states. >> the u.s. house of representatives is expected to vote on a debt reduction bill proposed by the leader of the republicans in the house, john boehner. >> if it passes the house, the bill will go to the senate where democratic leader harry reid has already promised that it will be defeated. >> time is running out for compromise. on august 2, the u.s. treasury says it will not be able to pay its bills anymore. >> ♪ raise the debt ceiling ♪ >> this route intends to inject humor into a grave situation gravethis r -- this rap intends to inject humor into a grave situation. people are free welfare programs for the elderly and poor will be hit hardest. the medicare, social security, medicaid is all the working people have going for them in this country, and we just are not taking another step backward. >> republicans insist the
Jul 21, 2011 5:30pm PDT
in the horn of africa triggered by years of drought and poverty and civil war in some cases and setting off a human tide of refugees. the drought is severe. the humanitarian crisis is centered in somalia but also kenya, ethiopia and djibouti, devastating crops and livestock and sources of drinking water. the u.n. estimates more than 11 million people are in urgent need of food assistance, including millions of children. we have a report tonight from the kenya-somalia border, and a reminder, again, these are some tough images. >> reporter: famine has returned to africa. in this village it hasn't rained heavily for two years so children are starving, desperately in need of help. >> they really need it immediately. it's a matter of urgency, and some of them they cannot even wait. >> reporter: millions of people have been forced to flee their homes. 400,000 have come to this refugee camp in eastern kenya, most from somalia, and every day 1,500 more arrive, escaping war as well as famine. to get here abby has walked for almost a month with her five children. along her way, she was joined by othe
Jul 5, 2011 2:30pm PDT
they will listen? a long march across africa for these somali refugees. they are driven to desperation. >> we have to scale up operations to meet the growing need. >> constantly connected -- is social media leaving all of us overwhelmed? welcome to our viewers on pbs in america and also around the globe. stop fighting, stop bombing, join the political process -- that is what british prime minister david cameron asked a taliban today. even as he spoke those words, four nato soldiers were killed in the eastern part of the country, which begs the question, what happens when foreign forces withdraw? the bbc reports. >> british troops in the helmand -- in helmand, dropping into an area the taliban previously controlled. the taliban wisely weren't there to meet them. so far, the british soldiers have not met any opposition. usually, the insurgency retreats, but not always. the villagers hope things will improve without the insurgents around. the taliban steal our food, he says. i am very poor, but if i protest, they say, you support nato. nato is successfully pushing the taliban out of places like this.
Jul 15, 2011 4:00am PDT
of the instruments that werwere performed by the africas in p purrue and the different groups and they spoke different languages so it was very hard for them to communicate. >> (speaking spanish). >> so the communication will be done by sign. >> (speaking spanish). >> they didn't talk but they could communicate each other. >> (speaking spanish). >> and the form of communication and many of the movements were -- they were used in the dances that we have today. >> (speaking spanish). >> this movement -- >> span spanish. >> are >> >> (speaking spanish). >> are here and it means soul. >> (speaking spanish). >> and when we go to move our bodies -- >> (speaking spanish). >> they mean the essence. >> (speaking spanish). >> when they go to work the earth -- >> (speaking spanish). >> is the contact with our mother nature. >>nature -- >> (speaking spanish). >> that will live us food, take care of us and receive us before we die. >> (speaking spanish). >> we also have this and movement of work. >> (speaking spanish). >> or conversation. >> (speaking spanish). >> which is the key to receive love. >>
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